Java Development Tools
Java development tools are supported by many platforms and numerous plugins exist to extend the capabilities. In this section, get the latest news on development tools, find advice on how to optimize your use of Java, and follow tutorials to improve your skills when using Java development tools. Learn about valuable tools including the integrated development platform (IDE), and discover tools and plugins you can use to create programs in Java.
Java turns 20: What's in store for Java programming?
10 Dec 2015
News - Barry Burd, author and Java expert, discusses how Java programming recently turned 20 years old how it's managed to stick around for so long.
Java whiz Barry Burd discusses Greenfoot programming
04 Dec 2015
News - Learn more about Greenfoot programming from Java pro Barry Burd.
Are you putting software projects at risk?
01 Dec 2015
News - In this interview, Daniel Bryant discusses how many software projects are at risk due to development fallacies.
Pressure to hire Java developers intensifies in Seattle
20 Nov 2015
News - To hire Java developers, Seattle software architect Rob Terpilowski has to compete against local heavyweights like Amazon.
Performance upgrades and feature enhancements typify incremental Java releases
28 Oct 2015
News - There may not have been a major Java release since last year, but at JavaOne2015, there are still plenty of performance upgrades and feature enhancements for platform architects to boast about.
Seven tips to becoming a Java developer Zen master
28 Oct 2015
News - At JavaOne 2015, Martijn Verburg presented a Zen-focused lesson on mastering the Java developer role.
OpenShift set to revolutionize PaaS platforms
26 Jun 2015
News - OpenShift not only revolutionizes PaaS platforms, it embraces DevOps by creating tools and advancing technologies that simplify operations professionals' lives.
Red Hat preview: App performance with container-based systems
23 Jun 2015
News - As the 2015 Red Hat Summit takes place, attendees are dealing with the fact that container-based systems have changed the game for app performance.
Google I/O keynotes announce plenty of toys for Andriod developers to love
29 May 2015
News - The Google I/O conference keynotes never disappoint, and this year, with announcements ranging from new online cloud storage capacities to new IDE features and new Android APIs, there's plenty for developers of all stripes to love, especially Android...
Google's Solve for 'X' program goes into high gear
23 Dec 2014
News - Solve for 'X' has become an annual Google initiative bringing innovators together to address global issues with breakthrough technology.